Learning Library

The Health Improvement Collaborative of SECT Learning Library is a place for Collaborative members and the public to access resources such as articles and websites that will help us develop capacity in addressing the prioritized health issues, the social determinants of health, and racism as a public health issue. Have something to add to the library? Email Jen Muggeo at jmuggeo@llhd.org with your tips/ideas!

News and Journal Articles

 Reducing Racial Disparities in Healthcare by Confronting Racism  The Commonwealth Fund, September 27, 2018

This piece in Salon by Melanie McFarland provides some do’s and don’ts around being a white ally and it also links to other helpful resources.

Podcasts and Radio Stories

Trees are Key to Fighting Urban Heat-But Cities Keep Losing Them NPR, September 4, 2019




Movies and Videos

Ijeoma Oluo, author of So You Want to Talk About Race, about the uncomfortableness of conversations about race and why they are so important to have  Talks at Google, YouTube, January 19, 2018

Bryan Stevenson, author of Just Mercy, delivers the Kieve Lecture  Stanford University, YouTube,  June 27, 2017

Websites and Resources